Stephani has been part of the IMARC team since August 2010 and is currently serving as an Assistant Director of Clinical Monitoring Services. Stephani has been involved in a variety of clinical trials, including studies investigating treatments for aortic, abdominal, and thoracic aneurysms; imaging modalities, such as intravascular ultrasound in patients with coronary stenosis; electrical stimulation to treat post-stroke pain and Parkinson’s symptoms; orthopedic studies to treat hip, shoulder, and knee injuries; wound healing studies for patients with diabetic ulcers or trauma; and several other studies in the genitourinary area.
Stephani joined IMARC from The Cleveland Clinic where she served for several years as a research coordinator in the department of hematologic malignancies and blood disorders. While there, she coordinated several Sponsor and Investigator-initiated clinical trials, including studies focused on myelodysplastic syndromes, bone marrow failure and leukemia. Prior to working as a research coordinator, Stephani worked at the University of North Carolina, where she performed preclinical testing using drug compounds affecting liver fibrosis.
Stephani currently maintains Certified Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) credentials through the Association for Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) and formerly was a Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) from the Society of Clinical Research Associates. She received her Bachelors degree in Biology from Thiel College (Greenville, PA) and her Master of Science degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina (Charlotte, NC).